Teen Feels Embarrassed By Mom's Argument With Cashier

Alfe Mercado
Sad teenager
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A teen is wondering if he is the a**hole for telling his mom that she embarrassed him while they were out shopping. What started as a simple mistake by the cashier, turned into a heated argument between his mother and the store staff. Read on to find out more about what happened and whether or not the teen is justified in feeling embarrassed by his mother's actions.

Shopping with mom and sister, what could go wrong? 🙄

embarrassedb | embarrassedb

Mom argues with cashier over $12 blouse, teen feels embarrassed 😳

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Mom embarrasses teen by arguing over cashier's mistake 💰

embarrassedb | embarrassedb

Mom argues with cashier over return policy, causing embarrassment for teen.

embarrassedb | embarrassedb

Mom's argument over cash embarrasses teen at store 😳

embarrassedb | embarrassedb

Teen feels embarrassed by mom's argument with cashier 😳

embarrassedb | embarrassedb

Mom causes a scene over $60 mistake at store 😬

A routine shopping trip with his mom and sister takes an embarrassing turn for this 16-year-old teen. After a movie, they stopped at a clothing store where a mistake in pricing caused a dispute between his mom and the cashier. The teen felt ashamed as his mother argued with store employees over $60, eventually getting her way. But was the argument necessary? The teen seeks advice on whether he's the jerk or not. Read on for some interesting takes on the situation in the comments.

Mom stands up to sketchy store, commenters agree YTA.

lihzee | lihzee

Mom fights for her rightful $60 and teaches an important lesson 💪

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Mom argues for rightful $60 refund, commenters relate to principle.

Sword_Of_Storms | Sword_Of_Storms

Commenter defends mom's right to demand refund from shady store 🛍️

crabrry | crabrry

Mom stands up for herself and fights for what's right 💪

shy_ally | shy_ally

Commenter defends OP's mom; criticizes store employees, YTA.

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Defending mom from unjustified criticism 💪

gotmymasters | gotmymasters

Defending the value of hard-earned money 💰

BreakatWork | BreakatWork

Debate over overcharges and ownership of money causes embarrassment 😳

Cyberzombi | Cyberzombi

Teen called out for judging mom's argument with cashier 👀

DesertSong-LaLa | DesertSong-LaLa

Mom stands up for herself against unprofessional store, but embarrassed teen.

delxne3 | delxne3

Commenter defends mother, argues against scam accusation with evidence 🔍

DogsReadingBooks | DogsReadingBooks

Commenter calls out OP for lack of financial responsibility 💰

mrsagc90 | mrsagc90

Mom was rightfully upset over unfair charges and no returns policy. 💰

Amethyst-talon91 | Amethyst-talon91

Standing up for yourself is more important than feeling embarrassed 💪

AClassyStabbin | AClassyStabbin

Mom was right to argue about overcharging, store policy sucks 💰

Suitable-Cod-1381 | Suitable-Cod-1381

Defending against 'Karen' meme and suggesting a solution 💰

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Mom stands up to sketchy cashier 💪

Shaggymaggie | Shaggymaggie

Teen thinks mom is wrong for standing up against cashier.

BookLuvr7 | BookLuvr7

Don't be embarrassed - your mom is a strong fighter 💪

throwaway17confused | throwaway17confused

Defending mom's actions in cashier argument 💪

SmallTownAttorney | SmallTownAttorney

'Not embarrassing to wait for wrongfully taken money' 🤑

shetlandduck | shetlandduck

Don't let embarrassment cost you big bucks 💰 YTA

missteacher2 | missteacher2

Commenter defends teen's mom in store dispute overcharges 💰


Stand up for what's right 💪🏼

Competitive_Lime_852 | Competitive_Lime_852

Standing up for yourself is important, even if it's uncomfortable 💪

bilbobillis | bilbobillis

Defending mom's argument with cashier, don't be naive 😒

EnvironmentalCycle18 | EnvironmentalCycle18

Defending mom's rightful anger: YTA called out 👀

KimmyStand | KimmyStand

Teen gets called out for being ungrateful towards mom ❤️

freyesphinx | freyesphinx

Defending mom's actions against cashier's scam accusation 🛡️

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Mom stands up to scam, but daughter feels humiliated 😳

GothPenguin | GothPenguin

Defending mom's argument at the store 💪

PadawanJoone | PadawanJoone

Don't be ashamed of standing up for what's right 💪

HomeworkHot475 | HomeworkHot475

Defending mom's argument over company's error in overcharging $60 💰

RestInPeaceLater | RestInPeaceLater

Mom argues with cashier over store policy. Commenters side with mom 💪

TheFemaleLucifer | TheFemaleLucifer

Mom stands up to potential scam, daughter embarrassed for no reason 😒

QueenMotherOfSneezes | QueenMotherOfSneezes

Commenter defends mom's entitlement, calls OP YTA. 💁‍♂️

HomeworkHot475 | HomeworkHot475

Store policy causes overcharge, commenter supports mom's refund request.

abnie | abnie

Commenter defends mother's actions and encourages assertiveness.

VirieGinny | VirieGinny

Debating the Karen label: Is it overused or justified?

dabby223 | dabby223

Mom stands up against store, comment defends her actions 👏

wind-river7 | wind-river7

Former cashier validates mom's right to demand refund 💰

Lia1723 | Lia1723

Defending mom's argument at the store 💪🛒

ViolaVetch75 | ViolaVetch75

Cashier defends mom against Karen stereotype 🙌


Teen gets roasted by commenter for being entitled 🤔

Capital_Stretch7547 | Capital_Stretch7547

Double charged, wrong price, no refunds? 🤔 Store's absurd policy.

ButtleyHugz | ButtleyHugz

Commenter reassures teen that they're not the a-hole.

Texascoastalsunshine | Texascoastalsunshine

Commenter calls out OP for siding against their mom 💥

Bakecrazy | Bakecrazy

Commenter calls out OP for privilege and lack of understanding 💰

Capital-Cheesecake67 | Capital-Cheesecake67

Retail manager defends mom's right to demand her refund 💰

SubstantialGarbage49 | SubstantialGarbage49

Don't be embarrassed, your mom was fighting for justice! 💪

StunnedinTheSuburbs | StunnedinTheSuburbs

Commenter defends mom's argument over $60 overcharge at store.

breathofari | breathofari

Standing up for yourself and your money is worth it 💰

FrankZissou | FrankZissou

Mom stands up for herself at the store. 💪

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Commenter defends mom's argument with cashier over 60 cents 💰

asianingermany | asianingermany

Sometimes making a scene is necessary to stand up for yourself 👑

KnownAd7367 | KnownAd7367

Commenter lectures teen on money and respect for mom 💰👩‍👧

Kyltira | Kyltira

User calls out OP's poor behavior towards their mother.

savvyliterate | savvyliterate